Jason Cook
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Jason Cook is a writer from Cleveland, Ohio. After a slew of existential crises, he adventured throughout New England and became a Master of Fine Arts in fiction. He's now reviewing music for PopMatters, The Quietus, and Resident Advisor, and writing/editing Call of Cthulhu books for Chaosium.

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Blogs // 15 Articles
//Features

Life Savers: Girl Talk | 16 Jul 2008 // 4:59 PM

Girl Talk (Gregg Gillis) made me do something I never thought I would again: enjoy pop music.

//Columns

My Life With the Tape Hiss Cult | 1 Dec 2010 // 3:00 PM

When we think of our experiences with electronic music, we can follow a thought trail that leads like a Wikipedia article from one incendiary album to many others. Their qualities are not always alike but for one: the nostalgic thread that runs through them.

//Reviews

Pulshar: Inside | 27 Jan 2011 // 2:57 PM

It’s clear there's potential here for a more experimental Pulshar.

Soul Center: General Eclectics | 16 Jan 2011 // 2:56 PM

Soul Center’s General Eclectics is an eclectic collection, yes. Seldom does it progress, but certainly it moves.

//Blogs

His Dark Exotica: Ennio Morricone - "Night Flight" / "Exorcism" | 1 Nov 2010 // 3:00 AM

"Night Flight" and "Exorcism" form the a- and b-sides to the imaginary 7” single that could have come from Ennio Morricone's soundtrack to The Exorcist II: The Heretic.

His Dark Exotica: Ennio Morricone - "Seduction and Magic"/ "Dark Revelation" | 25 Oct 2010 // 1:00 AM

Save for “Magic and Ecstasy”, “Seduction and Magic” is perhaps the most Goblin-esque of the thirteen tracks on Ennio Morricone’s soundtrack to Exorcist II: The Heretic. The piece's second inclusion, “Dark Revelation”, could remain at home on the next Burial album.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Hozier + Death Cab for Cutie + Rock Radio 104.5's Birthday Show (Photo Gallery)

// Notes from the Road

"Radio 104.5's birthday show featured great bands and might have been the unofficial start of summer festival season in the Northeast.

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